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Updated: Car catches on fire, suspects run away

Andy Ouriel • Aug 11, 2013 at 3:00 PM

UPDATE (2:55 p.m. Sunday): Police apprehended one of the two suspects. They're still searching for the other one.

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Two white men ditched their car after it struck another vehicle and caught on fire around 11 p.m. Saturday on Barker and Mills streets near the Erie County Juvenile Justice Center.

About a dozen Sandusky police officers and firefighters arrived on scene within minutes. Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire before flames hurt anybody or severely damaged any property.

Witnesses said two young men immediately left the car after it caught on fire.

Officers are still searching for both suspects, Sandusky police Lt. Robert VanScoy said. 

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